Special Events 

The City of Satellite Beach continues to closely monitor the spread of the Coronavirus/COVID-19  while following the guidelines set  forth by the Governor of Florida and the CDC as well as recommendations from the National Recreation & Park Association and Florida Parks & Recreation Association. 

Please note as we continue to adapt to any changes in COVID-19 guidelines, the most current information about City of Satellite Beach Recreation events, event cancellations, postponements, and other changes will be posted on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/SatelliteBeachRecreation/  and this page.

Fresh Local ProduceSatellite Beach Farmers Market
Our Farmers Market will be reopening on Thursday, June 4th at Pelican Beach Park, 1525 Hwy A1-A, from 10am – 4pm. Our vendors provide items that are all hand crafted or grown including produce, spices, local artwork, honey, hand crafted jewelry, soaps, wood art and more! To become a vendor at the market, contact John, our market manager at 321-345-8540

 October 26 - November 06     Story Walk – Duck for President Duck for president
Brevard County's Satellite Beach Library and Play Satellite Beach present "Duck for President” Story Walk. This is a fun and free event for families. You are invited to stroll the walking path of the Satellite Beach Sports & Recreation Park (beside the library). Pages from the book will be posted on signs throughout your walk. Stop by the library during normal hours of operation to pick up a take home craft. We will also share fun videos and activities. Make sure to follow Play Satellite Beach and Brevard Librarieson Facebook to join the FUN and vote for your favorite animal for President! Story signs for "Duck for President" by Doreen Croninwill be available Monday, October 26 through Friday, November 6 from 9 AM to 4 PM daily. This event takes place outside. Please make sure to prepare for a short outdoor walk. Please practice social distancing while participating.

November 07     Kids Dig Gardening
Kids Gardening
Join in the fun at the Satellite Beach Community Garden for the Second Annual Kids Dig Gardening Program (Nov. 7) from 9 am-11:00 am Youth between the ages 6-16yrs will learn about basic gardening and composting, and take home a starter garden set. Raffles to benefit the Kids Dig Gardening Program! Pre-registration is online at playsatellitebeach.org for $7, or stop into the Satellite Beach Recreation Department or call 321-773-6458. The Community Garden located at the backside of Desoto Sports Complex (behind the tennis /racquetball courts) 499 Desoto Pkwy in Satellite Beach.

November 21      Movie on the Green – Free Birds (PG)free-birds
Join us on Saturday, November 21st at DRS Community Center for a FREE Movie on the Green featuring Free Birds (PG), an animated film featuring two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to change the course of history, and get Turkeys off the Thanksgiving menu for good. Purchase dinner from one of our local Food Trucks. Bring your own blanket or lawn chairs and settle in for a fun night under the stars. Food Trucks and fun begin at 5pm, Movie starts at dusk. Due to Covid-19 protocols and precautions, reservations are required to ensure social distancing. There will be a limited number of 10' x 10' "family green spaces" available on a first-come-first-serve basis so get your reservations early! Registration begins Monday, November 9th at 9 AM by calling 321-773-6458.

December 10    Phone Call from Santa’s Elves
Satellite High School Jr. ROTC, along with the Satellite Beach Recreation Department, will provide calls from Santa’s Workshop. Parents can call our office at  (321) 773-6458 and arrange for their child to receive a call from an elf. Forms and calls are accepted through Wed, Dec 9 at 5pm. Santa’s elves will call only on Thurs, Dec 10 from 5-8pm EST to any child in the Continental U.S. Print off the form “Santa Calls” online from on our website:  www.satellitebeachrecreation.org and click on the side link “Forms” (Available November 1st).
Complete the form and return by email to; Apaz@satellitebeach.org, Fax (321) 777-5207 or Mail/Drop-off at the Satellite Beach Recreation DRS Community Center, 1089 S. Patrick Drive, Satellite Beach, FL 32937.

Twilight SantaDecember 07-12     Twilight Santa 
The Satellite Beach Fire Rescue and Paramedic Services along with the reserve firefighter organization proudly present their Annual “Twilight Santa”. Bringing cheer and happiness to people of all ages during the holiday season by parading Santa atop a brightly decorated fire truck through the streets of our community. 
Monday, Dec. 7th - Jackson Ave south to Park Ave – East of S Patrick Dr
Tuesday, 8th -  Park Ave south to Cinnamon Drive
Wednesday, 9th - West side of S Patrick Drive
Thursday, 10th - Cassia Blvd south to DeSoto Parkway
Friday, 11th - DeSoto Parkway south to City line
Saturday, 12th - Pelican Coast & the SB portion of Tortoise Island

December 19      Jingle Bell Run 2 MilerJingle Bell 2miler
This race is part of the Running Zone’s Race Series to benefit Satellite High School Running Programs. Lots of fun for everyone beginning at the Satellite Beach Library.

  • Finisher Medals
  • Jingle Bells for Everyone’s Shoes
  • Best Holiday Costume and Fun Stocking Awards
  • Santa Arrival on Fire Truck
  • Free Santa’s Little Helper Kids’ Run with Zippy the Gecko
  • Cookies provided by Long Doggers!
  • FREE BEER! (21 & Older)
  • Benefits Satellite High School running programs
  • Random giveaway of an LED TV!

    Registration can be completed online at:

December 19     Holiday Boat Parade
The Banana River Power Squadron will sponsor the 2020 Holiday Boat Parade. Participants should assemble that evening at the north end of Satellite Beach Grand Canal and travel south beginning at 6pm. Cash Prizes awarded! For more information:  http://www.brsps.org/

The Holidays are a Time for Sharing!
There are several opportunities around the City to share with others less fortunate. Satellite Cares, TRIAD Senior Santa and the 55+ Club Food Drive are just a few. Contact the Recreation Department, (321) 773-6458 for details!